Displaying items by tag: vancouver

Cities, much like people, go through changes. For instance, like how in high school, you went through so many metamorphoses, including height increase, weight gain, etc. that it can seem a bit shocking to look back on. If yearbook photos are any indi...
A city’s true merits are found in its quirky bits. And Vancouver, BC is no exception. Looking for something different to do in your new hometown? We’ve compiled a list of a few bizarre ways to spend your day or night, right here in your new pla...
Anyone who has ever visited the region of Vancouver, British Columbia, knows that there’s something unique to the residential architecture of this area. The growth of the city over the past few decades has led to the creation of communities where ...
There are many ways to get to know your new city. One of our favorites is by drinking it in.The craft beer market is booming internationally, but in Vancouver, it’s exploding.Here are a few of our favorite local craft beer companies that you need t...
The Vancouver Film Festival is certainly one of the strongest draws to any movie buff in the world, and with over 300 films showing during the two weeks it can also be a pretty difficult place to navigate. There are so many films it can truly be hard...
Vancouver’s Chinatown is one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city of Vancouver. It is a historic city which is nationally-recognized by Canadians and many tourists. Chinatown in Vancouver is full of Canadian history and packed with interesting f...
If you have just moved (or will soon be moving) to Vancouver, British Columbia, you are probably in search of some new places to explore. And if you are a fan of craft beer, you are in luck! According to Canadian Traveller, “Metro Vancouver is a c...
Here in the city of Vancouver, you’ll hear the locals wax poetic about all the best parts of our culture, architecture, parks and more. However, it’s not just us who are talking.Around the world, Vancouver is being recognized as one of the best c...
For families that have recently moved to Vancouver, one great way to get out and experience all that your new community has to offer this June is Car Free Day! An annual event that includes festivals and block parties all around the city, Car Free Da...
One of the most incredible placed to visit regardless of season is the Vancouver Art Gallery.If you are planning a move to or have just arrived in the city of Vancouver, you are probably looking to do some exploring around your new home.Filled with e...
If your family has just moved to Vancouver, or will be moving to our beautiful city soon, you are probably wondering what attractions you visit while getting to know your new home. There are an incredible array of nightclubs, galleries and restaurant...
A wonderful city to visit, Vancouver is an even better city to relocate to. Whether you are in search of a new job or are just looking for a new environment, the area has much to offer its residents.Here are our top five reasons to make the move to V...
Some would say that gaudy condos and sloppy swordfish towers are an unfortunate part of all successful, growing cities – eyesores that negatively affect a city’s aesthetic identity. This change might be unavoidable. When the economic boom happens...
For many people in the world, there is perhaps no better combo out there than video games and beer, and Vancouver continues on its current trek, it is poised to have even more “coolness” and might one day be viewed as the world’s video games an...
At Highland Worldwide, we recommend visiting Vancouver in all seasons, but like most places in the world, summer is where the good times stick to the soul. Vancouver is no different and there are plenty of things to do here in the summer months to r...